Monthly Archives: November 2020

Leica 2D/3D Semi-Automation Ready Kit from Doosan

Available for the DX255LC-5 excavator via Doosan Smart Solutions Doosan has launched a new optional ready kit for the 2D/3D semi-automation system from Leica Geosystems for the company’s popular DX255LC-5 25.5 tonne crawler excavator. Leica Geosystems’ 2D/3D machine control solution with semi-automation system increases productivity and accuracy by automating the …

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JCB innovation leads the way in clean electric charging

JCB is launching a range of power packs to support its growing line of fully electric machinery – offering zero-emissions electrical back-up to remote and urban construction projects.   The maintenance power packs will feature: Zero-emissions electrical supply and back-up facility Four or eight batteries giving 23 or 46 kWhr …

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Short in stature, big on performance

Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe B.V (KCME) relaunches SK45SRX-6E and SK55SRX-6E mini excavators with Stage V Emissions compliance As a construction manufacturer specialising in excavator development, Kobelco understands the important role mini machines play in landscaping, utilities and small construction projects, as well as on larger jobsites where they also provide …

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PSR Ireland Launches Brand New Website

Dundalk based service company PSR Ireland – has recently launched a brand new ‘ user friendly ’ website psrireland.ie   PSR Ireland is Irelands leading service & maintenance provider for all types of Access Platforms & Lifting Equipment. The company specialises in Service, Repair, Inspection & Certification.   The new …

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High Tech GKD Kit keeps Richards Road Rail on Track

Richards Road Rail Plant Services is a family run business based in the South West of England. The company, which was formed in 2018 by Dominic Richards, specialises in installing operator aids including machine control, safety systems and camera systems for plant machinery. GKD Technologies approached Richard’s Road Rail Plant …

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New Komatsu midi excavator an early-2021 arrival

The ongoing drive by manufacturers to produce machines that deliver added value in terms of features designed to meet current and future regulations whilst satisfying market needs for greater productivity are factors evident in the new Komatsu PC88MR-11 midi excavator, first versions of which will arrive in Ireland from January …

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Volvo Articulated Haulers: Half a century strong

54 years after launching the articulated hauler concept Volvo CE continues to lead the field. Even the co-developed LEGO® Technic™ 6X6 articulated hauler Volvo A60H model is an engineering marvel – featuring app-controlled operation and fully automatic transmission. Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) was the first to popularize the articulated …

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Metso sales a sign of industry optimism

Despite the regulations and restrictions under which the industry has been forced to operate, quarry owners and aggregates producers continue to display optimism that better times are just ahead. Recent investments in Metso crushing equipment by a number of top-ranking operators are proving to be ‘a bellwether of better times …

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AlmaCrawler appoints Irish distributor

Italian crawler lifts manufacturer AlmaCrawler has appointed Inspectec as its sales and service partner in Ireland. Based in Kildare and with more than 20 years’ experience, Inspectec provides independent inspections of a large range of machinery and offers consultancy for the construction equipment sector. The company has now added sales …

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